BofA Boosts Japanese Prime Brokerage With Ex-Morgan Stanley Salesman

Apr 14 2010 | 10:41am ET

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is boosting its Japanese prime brokerage, adding a Morgan Stanley veteran.

Futoshi Ago comes to the firm from Rakuten Securities, BofA said in an internal memo.

Prior to joining Rakuten, the salesman worked at Morgan Stanley in Tokyo. Ago held posts in equity financing sales and derivative sales trading.


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